The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 429 356 307
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -49
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 583 772 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.74% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 1.89% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 489 612 853
Average salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39712 40951 42585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.66% 39.40% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 32110 31941 35519
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in the UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -89 538 £45,000 - 55
London -18 198 £60,000 +4.34% 16
East of England -29 61 £45,000 -5.26% 3
South East -112 58 £42,500 +6.25% 2
North West -30 55 £40,000 - 9
City of London +4 53 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Yorkshire +1 52 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Manchester +10 47 £40,000 +6.66% 8
South West -33 39 £35,000 -22.22% 8
West Yorkshire +18 33 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Leeds +30 31 £45,000 +5.88% 1
West Midlands -33 28 £46,000 +12.19% 3
East Midlands -5 27 £40,000 - 7
Scotland +2 20 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Hampshire -6 20 £42,500 +6.25%
Hertfordshire -6 19 £70,000 +112.12%
Staffordshire -5 17 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire -18 15 £34,000 +1.49%
Hitchin - 15 - -
North Yorkshire -5 14 £45,000 +20.00%
Bedfordshire -34 14 £53,750 +2.38% 1
Winchester 0 13 £42,500 +6.25%
Bedford -1 13 £45,000 -21.73%
Cheltenham -2 13 £33,750 -10.00%
Essex -3 12 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 12 £55,000 - 1
Wales -15 11 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Bristol -23 11 £40,000 -11.11%
Edinburgh +9 10 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Glasgow 0 10 £42,500 +13.33%

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier.

1 806 (63.87%) .NET
2 783 (62.04%) C#
3 655 (51.90%) SQL Server
4 640 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
5 534 (42.31%) ASP.NET
6 516 (40.89%) SQL
7 455 (36.05%) JavaScript
8 453 (35.90%) HTML
9 432 (34.23%) CSS
10 413 (32.73%) MVC
11 401 (31.77%) Microsoft
12 345 (27.34%) OO
13 326 (25.83%) Finance
13 326 (25.83%) TDD
14 319 (25.28%) Web Services
15 306 (24.25%) XML
16 305 (24.17%) Scrum
17 278 (22.03%) .NET Framework
18 270 (21.39%) SOA
19 268 (21.24%) jQuery
20 253 (20.05%) Java
21 249 (19.73%) WCF
22 248 (19.65%) Degree
23 242 (19.18%) Windows
24 213 (16.88%) Oracle
25 203 (16.09%) Unit Testing
26 180 (14.26%) Team Foundation Server
27 176 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
28 172 (13.63%) Ajax
29 169 (13.39%) HTML5

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 108 (8.56%) SharePoint
2 86 (6.81%) IIS
3 73 (5.78%) JBoss
4 60 (4.75%) BizTalk Server
5 52 (4.12%) WebSphere
6 43 (3.41%) WebLogic
7 33 (2.61%) CMS
8 31 (2.46%) Tomcat
9 27 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
10 26 (2.06%) Apache
10 26 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
11 22 (1.74%) Oracle Service Bus
11 22 (1.74%) Tuxedo
11 22 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 22 (1.74%) AquaLogic
12 16 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
13 15 (1.19%) Apache ServiceMix
14 9 (0.71%) Umbraco
15 8 (0.63%) Jetty
15 8 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 156 (12.36%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.51%) MS Office
3 10 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.24%) MS Project
5 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.55%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (0.32%) Staffware
4 3 (0.24%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.24%) MoSes
4 3 (0.24%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.16%) Lawson
5 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.079%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 54 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
3 25 (1.98%) SaaS
4 14 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.16%) PaaS
5 2 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (7.69%) HTTP
2 32 (2.54%) Internet
3 19 (1.51%) Firewall
4 14 (1.11%) DNS
5 10 (0.79%) LAN
5 10 (0.79%) WAN
6 9 (0.71%) SAN
7 7 (0.55%) NAS
7 7 (0.55%) Intranet
8 5 (0.40%) Extranet
9 4 (0.32%) SMTP
9 4 (0.32%) DHCP
9 4 (0.32%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.32%) IPv4
9 4 (0.32%) IPv6
9 4 (0.32%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.24%) VPN
10 3 (0.24%) SSL
11 2 (0.16%) SNMP
11 2 (0.16%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 655 (51.90%) SQL Server
2 142 (11.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 137 (10.86%) Relational Database
4 96 (7.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 84 (6.66%) RDBMS
6 83 (6.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 66 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 58 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
9 54 (4.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 54 (4.28%) Oracle Database
10 37 (2.93%) MongoDB
11 35 (2.77%) MySQL
12 34 (2.69%) Oracle Database 11g
13 33 (2.61%) NoSQL
14 32 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
15 30 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
16 29 (2.30%) OLTP
17 20 (1.58%) DB2
17 20 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 17 (1.35%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 180 (14.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 161 (12.76%) Visual Studio
3 82 (6.50%) JUnit
4 70 (5.55%) Git (software)
5 59 (4.68%) NUnit
6 58 (4.60%) JIRA
7 56 (4.44%) Subversion
8 51 (4.04%) Ant
9 48 (3.80%) Selenium
10 46 (3.65%) Maven
11 38 (3.01%) Oracle Forms
12 33 (2.61%) Eclipse
12 33 (2.61%) Moq
13 31 (2.46%) SoapUI
14 30 (2.38%) Jenkins
15 29 (2.30%) WebDriver
16 28 (2.22%) TestNG
16 28 (2.22%) JMeter
17 27 (2.14%) Rhino Mocks
18 25 (1.98%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 326 (25.83%) Finance
2 124 (9.83%) Banking
3 60 (4.75%) Retail
4 55 (4.36%) Front Office
5 51 (4.04%) Marketing
6 41 (3.25%) Games
7 36 (2.85%) Telecoms
8 29 (2.30%) Investment Banking
9 24 (1.90%) Financial Institution
10 17 (1.35%) Advertising
11 15 (1.19%) French Language
12 14 (1.11%) Publishing
13 13 (1.03%) Legal
14 11 (0.87%) Law
15 10 (0.79%) Back Office
16 5 (0.40%) Online Betting
17 4 (0.32%) Aerospace
18 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.16%) Manufacturing
19 1 (0.079%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 816 (64.66%) Developer
2 289 (22.90%) .NET Developer
3 273 (21.63%) C# Developer
4 206 (16.32%) Senior Developer
5 166 (13.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 139 (11.01%) Architect
7 111 (8.80%) ASP.NET Developer
8 109 (8.64%) Software Developer
9 95 (7.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 85 (6.74%) Java Developer
11 84 (6.66%) Analyst
12 80 (6.34%) Solutions Architect
13 70 (5.55%) Senior .NET Developer
14 66 (5.23%) Team Leader
15 64 (5.07%) Web Developer
16 63 (4.99%) Senior C# Developer
17 45 (3.57%) Consultant
18 42 (3.33%) DBA
18 42 (3.33%) Technical Architect
19 41 (3.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 806 (63.87%) .NET
2 534 (42.31%) ASP.NET
3 453 (35.90%) HTML
4 432 (34.23%) CSS
5 319 (25.28%) Web Services
6 306 (24.25%) XML
7 278 (22.03%) .NET Framework
8 268 (21.24%) jQuery
9 249 (19.73%) WCF
10 176 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 172 (13.63%) Ajax
12 169 (13.39%) HTML5
13 142 (11.25%) WPF
14 128 (10.14%) JSON
15 127 (10.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 119 (9.43%) Spring
17 102 (8.08%) SOAP
18 94 (7.45%) CSS3
19 90 (7.13%) J2EE
20 83 (6.58%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 125 (9.90%) Client/Server
2 121 (9.59%) Computer Science
3 96 (7.61%) Enterprise Software
4 86 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (4.99%) Mobile App
6 49 (3.88%) User Experience
7 45 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
8 35 (2.77%) Open Source
8 35 (2.77%) Mathematics
9 34 (2.69%) Blackberry
10 30 (2.38%) Derivative
11 24 (1.90%) iPhone
12 21 (1.66%) Hedge funds
13 20 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 19 (1.51%) SWIFT
15 17 (1.35%) Online Games
16 15 (1.19%) Equities
16 15 (1.19%) Fixed Income
16 15 (1.19%) iPad
17 14 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 242 (19.18%) Windows
2 88 (6.97%) Linux
3 83 (6.58%) Android
4 66 (5.23%) Apple iOS
5 46 (3.65%) UNIX
6 35 (2.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (2.30%) Windows 8
7 29 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.11%) Solaris
11 9 (0.71%) Windows Phone
12 8 (0.63%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.63%) AIX
13 6 (0.48%) MVS
13 6 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.24%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.24%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 640 (50.71%) Agile Software Development
2 413 (32.73%) MVC
3 345 (27.34%) OO
4 326 (25.83%) TDD
5 305 (24.17%) Scrum
6 270 (21.39%) SOA
7 203 (16.09%) Unit Testing
8 158 (12.52%) Mentoring
9 150 (11.89%) E-Commerce
10 130 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
11 127 (10.06%) Software Engineering
12 120 (9.51%) OOD
13 101 (8.00%) UML
13 101 (8.00%) OOP
14 87 (6.89%) Multithreading
15 75 (5.94%) Web Development
16 54 (4.28%) Domain-Driven Design
17 51 (4.04%) CRM
18 50 (3.96%) iOS Development
19 48 (3.80%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 783 (62.04%) C#
2 516 (40.89%) SQL
3 455 (36.05%) JavaScript
4 253 (20.05%) Java
5 159 (12.60%) T-SQL
6 93 (7.37%) VB.NET
7 75 (5.94%) VB
8 40 (3.17%) Objective-C
9 36 (2.85%) VB6
10 35 (2.77%) VBA
11 31 (2.46%) ActionScript
12 29 (2.30%) C++
12 29 (2.30%) Delphi
13 27 (2.14%) PL/SQL
14 25 (1.98%) ActionScript 3.0
15 23 (1.82%) COBOL
16 22 (1.74%) XAML
16 22 (1.74%) XPath
17 21 (1.66%) PHP
18 9 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 248 (19.65%) Degree
2 36 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (2.77%) Security Cleared
4 33 (2.61%) SC Cleared
5 16 (1.27%) ISEB
6 9 (0.71%) MCTS
6 9 (0.71%) MCPD
6 9 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (0.55%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.55%) MCP
8 5 (0.40%) MCSD
8 5 (0.40%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.32%) Brainbench
9 4 (0.32%) MCSE
9 4 (0.32%) CCNA
9 4 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.16%) PhD
12 1 (0.079%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.63%) QA
2 15 (1.19%) WAI
3 11 (0.87%) SLA
4 8 (0.63%) Solvency II
5 5 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.40%) EMIR
5 5 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.24%) WCAG
8 2 (0.16%) HL7
9 1 (0.079%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.079%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.63%) XenApp
3 8 (0.63%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.16%) NFS
5 2 (0.16%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 41 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (1.43%) MOM
3 9 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.16%) Puppet
4 2 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.079%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.079%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.079%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 401 (31.77%) Microsoft
2 213 (16.88%) Oracle
3 55 (4.36%) IBM
4 48 (3.80%) HP
5 35 (2.77%) VMware
6 34 (2.69%) Sencha
6 34 (2.69%) Sybase
7 31 (2.46%) BEA
8 25 (1.98%) Appcelerator
9 22 (1.74%) Micro Focus
10 21 (1.66%) Google
11 19 (1.51%) Sun
12 18 (1.43%) AccuRev
13 17 (1.35%) Red Hat
14 14 (1.11%) Informatica
15 12 (0.95%) Cisco
16 11 (0.87%) Citrix
17 10 (0.79%) NetApp
17 10 (0.79%) 3PAR
18 9 (0.71%) Business Objects
City, London
Salt
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, relaxed environment
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits, 26 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + great workplace!
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 20%
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago